Meet NHSC Medical Providers
"Most of us that went into medicine went into medicine because we wanted to help people. You find where you want to be, and get there because NHSC is going to allow you to do so."
Meet Brian Freeman
"In primary care, especially in family medicine, we are patients’ one-stop shop, for about 90% of their health care needs."
Meet Kelly Crooker
“Every patient that I see, I know that I am touching their life in a profound way.”
Meet Rory Caygill-Walsh
“I’m really grateful for the Nurse [Corps] Scholarship Program because it has allowed me to give back to the community that provided such amazing health care for me and to make a difference in the lives of my patients.”
Meet the Northern Navajo Medical Center
"The National Health Service Corps is very important to our organization because [it] enables us to bring in talented people..."
Meet Bernard Abbot
"When I retire, whenever that may be, I will feel comfortable that I have done everything that I could do to help the people that I have been privileged enough to serve."
Bernard Abbott, a pediatrician and chief medical officer in Baltimore, MD.
Tracy Bowers, a nurse working in Winston-Salem, NC.
Nicholas Box, a physician assistant working in Orofino, ID.
Dr.Sean Boynes, a dentist working in Society Hill, SC.
Tamara Bumpus, a nurse working in Toledo, OH.
Dr. Patrick Carrillo, a health service psychologist working in Wenatchee, WA.
Dr. Kelly Crooker, a dentist serving in Mobile, AL.
Karen Dempsey, a registered dental hygienist in Louisville, KY.
Dr. Firoza Faruqui, a pediatrician serving in Hampton, VA.
Brian Freeman, a family physician in Fairfax, VA.
Dr. Michael Giacalone, Jr., chief medical officer at Hamilton Community Health Network.
Dr. Felicia Hamilton, an obstetrician and gynecologist in Washington, DC.
Jim Hardwick, the chief executive officer of Rural Health Care, Inc.
Dr. Emmanuel Isaac, a family physician in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Leighton Johnson, a social worker in Burlington, VT.
William Jorgensen, an administrator working in Utica, New York
Dr. Jasser Khairallah, a physician studying in Kirksville, MO.
Lucia Lopez, a physician assistant in Winston Salem, NC.
Kevin Mahoney, a physician assistant in Utica, NY.
Nancy Mena-Bell, a clinical worker in Oakland, CA.
Dr.Sara Michaels, a physician working in Shiprock, NM.
Dr. Kevin Nelson, a dentist serving in Anderson, MO.
Dr. Ellen Piernot, a family physician and medical director in Grants, NM.
Dr. Pauline Rolle, a physician working in Jacksonville, FL.
Danielle Scheer, a counselor in Lincoln, NE.
Atasha Sharp, a licensed clinical social worker in Pawtucket, RI.
Larry Sluiter serves as a physician assistant in Onida, SD.
Kay Smullen, a nurse working in Baltimore, MD.
Kay Southern, a nurse practitioner in Flint, MI.
Dr. Kelvin Vu serves as a physician in Eureka, CA.
Dr. Justin Wheeler, Vice President of Clinical Services in Lafayette, CO.
CareSouth Carolina Dental Services, an NHSC site in Society Hill, SC.
Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinics, an NHSC site in Orofino, ID.
Community Health Services, an NHSC site in Hartford, CT.
La Clinica de la Raza, a network of clinics serving Oakland, CA.
Family Oriented Primary Health Care, , a clinic in Mobile, AL.
Hampton Roads Community Health Center, an NHSC site in Portsmouth, VA.
Neighborhood Health Association in Toledo, OH
Northern Navajo Medical Center, a National Health Service Corps site, located in Shiprock, NM.
Presbyterian Medical Services, a National Health Service Corps site located in Cuba, NM.
Shasta Community Health Center, a National Health Service Corps site located in Redding, CA.
Unity Health Care Anacostia Health Center, a National Health Service Corps site located in Washington, D.C.
Medical providers offer a look into their lives serving those in need with the NHSC.
Dentists and dental students provide insights into their experiences with the NHSC.
Mental and behavioral specialists give an overview of their NHSC experience.
NHSC AND NURSE CORPS can help sites recruit qualified clinicians who what to serve in high-need areas.
HOW AWARDS ARE DETERMINED for the NHSC Loan Repayment, Scholarship and Students to Service programs.
ACROSS THE NATION THE NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE CORPS serves patients in communities with limited access.